Hard copy communications from a company
Hard copy communications from a company

The following Corporate guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Hard copy communications from a company
  • Transitional provisions
  • Means of communication
  • Meaning of ‘hard copy form’
  • Valid communication
  • Address
  • Right to receive a hard copy version of a document or information
  • Deemed delivery
  • Other agreed forms of communication

The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) provides how documents or information can be validly sent or supplied by a company (as defined) in hard copy form.

For information on documents or information sent or supplied in electronic form from a company, see Practice Note: Electronic communications from a company.

For information documents or information sent or supplied to a company, see Practice Note: Electronic and hard copy communications to a company.

Transitional provisions

The statutory provisions relating specifically to communications from the company came into force on 20 January 2007.

Means of communication